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Shadow of the Wind

Shadow of the Wind

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Shadow of the Wind

by Zafón, Carlos Ruiz and Lucia Graves (Translator)

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New York: The Penguin Press, 2004. First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Very good +. 486 pp. Octavo. [24 cm]. 1/4 maroon paper over evergreen boards with gilt stamped author's initials on front board and gilt title stamped on spine. Marbled endpapers. Original dust jacket is in near fine condition, with some gentle wear to edges. Head and tail of spine exhibiting signs of shelf wear. Corners bumped. Zafón's frame narrative of an antiquarian bookseller's encounter with a rare, one-of-a-kind book from a secret library labyrinth sets the protagonist on a search to solve a decades old forgotten mystery. Stephen King noted in "Entertainment Weekly" that the book was a superb example of a contemporary gothic novel.

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Bookseller
Ken Sanders Rare Books, ABAA US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
63164
Title
Shadow of the Wind
Author
Zafón, Carlos Ruiz and Lucia Graves (Translator)
Format/Binding
Hardcover
Book Condition
Used - Very good +
Quantity Available
1
Edition
First U.S. edition
Publisher
The Penguin Press
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
2004
Weight
0.00 lbs
Keywords
antiquarian booksellers; Spanish authors; novels; psychological; modern firsts; SD

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Ken Sanders Rare Books, ABAA

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Salt Lake City, Utah

About Ken Sanders Rare Books, ABAA

Ken Sanders Rare Books is a full service antiquarian bookshop in downtown Salt Lake City, Utah. We carry an ever-changing inventory of art, ephemera, maps, photography, and postcards in addition to a vast selection of used and rare books along with a few new books. We actively purchase and appraise books in all fields.

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Octavo
Another of the terms referring to page or book size, octavo refers to a standard printer's sheet folded four times, producing...
Edges
The collective of the top, fore and bottom edges of the text block of the book, being that part of the edges of the pages of a...
Tail
The heel of the spine.
Spine
The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf....
Shelf Wear
Shelf wear (shelfwear) describes damage caused over time to a book by placing and removing a book from a shelf. This damage is...
Fine
A book in fine condition exhibits no flaws. A fine condition book closely approaches As New condition, but may lack the...
Gilt
The decorative application of gold or gold coloring to a portion of a book on the spine, edges of the text block, or an inlay in...
Jacket
Sometimes used as another term for dust jacket, a protective and often decorative wrapper, usually made of paper which wraps...

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